Jonathan A. Foster


  • JD, magna cum laude, The George Washington University Law School, 2014; articles editor, The George Washington Law Review
  • BA (English), Williams College, 2011


  • District of Columbia, 2016
  • Florida, 2014

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler, U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Jonathan A. Foster


Jonathan Foster joined the litigation department as an associate in 2015. Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan was a law clerk for the Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler in the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.

At The George Washington University Law School, Jonathan was a member of the moot court and mock trial boards, and served as an articles editor for The George Washington Law Review. Jonathan graduated magna cum laude in 2014 and is a member of the Order of the Coif.


  • Representation of a biotechnology company in a joint DOJ and SEC investigation into allegations of off-label promotion, securities fraud, and other related issues.
  • Defense of two mutual fund advisers against claims of excessive fees, challenging the alleged differential between advisory and sub-advisory fees in the Western District of Washington and Central District of California, respectively.
  • Representation of a medical products manufacturer in securities fraud lawsuits and government investigations alleging fraudulent marketing practices and False Claims Act liability.
  • Representation of government contractor in internal investigation of potential security clearance violations.
  • Representation of private equity firm in response to a third-party civil subpoena related to fraudulent banking practices.
  • Conducted anti-corruption risk assessment in the private equity sector, resulting in the development and implementation of compliance programs and enhanced controls at the enterprise level.
  • Wollschlaeger v. Governor of Florida: Appellate representation of national medical organizations and Florida physicians in widely followed First Amendment challenge to Florida law that prevents doctors from speaking freely with patients about gun safety.
  • Service as pro bono counsel to a Vietnam veteran in his successful appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
  • Service as pro bono counsel for an asylum seeker from Ukraine.